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rec·tal

 (rĕk′təl)
adj.
Of, relating to, or situated near the rectum.

rec′tal·ly adv.
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rectal

(ˈrɛktəl)
adj
(Anatomy) of or relating to the rectum
ˈrectally adv
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rec•tal

(ˈrɛk tl)

adj.
of, pertaining to, or for the rectum.
[1870–75]
rec′tal•ly, adv.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.rectal - of or involving the rectum; "rectal cancer"
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Translations

rectal

[ˈrektəl] ADJrectal
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rectal

adjrektal (spec), → des Mastdarms; rectal passageMastdarm m
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rec·tal

a. rectal, del recto, rel. al recto;
___ abscessabsceso ___;
___ biopsybiopsia ___;
___ inflammationinflamación ___;
___ lumpprotuberancia, bulto ___;
___ prolapseprolapso ___.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

rectal

adj rectal; n (fam) tacto or examen m rectal
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They examined time trends in colo rectal cancer incidence using data from nine geographical areas in the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results program regarding people aged 20 years and older who were diagnosed between 1974 and 2013.
Rectal examination was unremarkable except for bright red blood on the examining finger.
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Rectal cancer is the third most common malignant tumor in the world.
Currently, neoadjuvant treatment consisting of chemo- and radiotherapy (CRT) is applied for rectal carcinomas in locally advanced stage.
Method: The retrospective cohort study was conducted at Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre, Lahore, Pakistan, and comprised data of patients with histologically proven rectal carcinoma admitted to the department of surgical oncology from January 2005 to December 2015.
Result: A total of 61 cases of locally advanced adenocarcinoma rectal cancer patients were included in the study.
Magnetic resonance imaging for the clinical management of rectal cancer patients: Recommendations from the 2012 European Society of Gastrointestinal and Abdominal Radiology (ESGAR) consensus meeting.
He is board certified in two specialties, general surgery and colon rectal surgery and earned a medical degree at the University of Utah.
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The incidence of rectal cancer increased by 3.2 percent per year during the study period among patients aged 20-29 years and in those aged 30-39 years.